What happens when you take God out of religion? NOTHING. There are plenty of people around the globe, of every religious persuasion, who practise godless religion. Muslims, Hindus, Jews, Buddhists, Christians. They go through the motions, fulfilling the rituals they have been taught for no other reason than it’s what they know and what they […]
I want to express a special welcome to anyone who identifies as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender or Intersex. To voluntarily step into what you would no doubt expect to be a hostile environment to hear what I have to say, shows both courage and intellectual openness, it is something that no one else here has […]
What do your enemies say about you? As much as we dislike opposition, it fulfils an essential function in helping us to clarify our understanding of reality. Recorded on Sunday 20 August 2017.
How can we achieve peace? Is it even possible? Finding insight, by understanding the Bible story as an allegory for our own spiritual growth and development. Recorded on Sunday 2 July 2017.
There are undoubtedly real victims in the world – I’m not talking about them. Neither am I talking about other people who play the blame game. I’m talking about you. It may be comforting to have someone to blame for your circumstances, but it is unproductive and unhelpful to do so. Reading 1 Samuel chapter […]
Examining the story of Gideon, in the book of Judges chapters 6 & 7. What’s worse than relatives who overstay their welcome?